Good Samaritan

Scarves with #CamilleStrong printed to support a Dublin cancer patient. (CBS)

What Would You Do If You Found An Abandoned Package?

Two Oakland women chose to do the right thing by returning an abandoned package they found near train tracks that contained scarves made in support of a teenage cancer patient in Dublin.

12/04/2014

Good Samaritan Hospital in San Jose is treating some cancer patients with something they call Hyperthermia. (CBS)

San Jose Hospital Pioneering New Treatment That Heats, Kills Cancer Cells

A new cancer-fighting strategy that kills deadly cells by raising body temperatures is heating up in the Bay Area.

11/23/2014

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lyft Driver Jumps Into Action After Woman Attacked, Robbed By Group Of Suspects In San Francisco

A Lyft driver jumped into action after a group of suspects attempted to rob a 67-year old woman in San Francisco Wednesday.

11/06/2014

Thomas Artiaga is seen in a frame from a cellphone video carrying Robert Wells from an apartment fire in Fresno, October 18, 2014. (Beth Lederach)

Mystery Good Samaritan Comes Forward To Meet Man He Rescued From Fresno Apartment Fire

A mystery Good Samaritan who pulled an elderly man away from a Fresno apartment fire in a rescue caught on camera has emerged to meet the man he rescued.

10/21/2014

A 'Bad Samaritan' was caught on camera robbing the home of a Santa Cruz man he helped. (Source: Santa Cruz Sheriff's Office)

Caught On Camera: ‘Bad Samaritan’ Robs Drunk Santa Cruz Man’s Home With Help From Toddler

An intoxicated Santa Cruz man was given a ride home by a good Samaritan who turned out to be bad after he robbed the man’s home with the help of a toddler.

10/01/2014

Bodega Bay Satellite View

Good Samaritan Rescues 3 From Capsized Boat In Bodega Bay

A Good Samaritan helped rescue three people Sunday morning aboard a capsized recreational boat, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

08/17/2014

Golden Gate Bridge

Good Samaritan Helps Rescue 6 After Canoe Capsizes Near Golden Gate Bridge

Six people were saved with the help of a good Samaritan after their canoe capsized near the Golden Gate Bridge Saturday afternoon.

08/02/2014

(CBS)

San Diego Carjacking Caught On Camera As Group Of Bystanders Subdue Suspect

Good Samaritans subdued a suspected carjacker in San Diego, saving a woman and girl in a dramatic scene all caught on camera.

07/15/2014

Wayne Rancourt

Police Praise Idaho Man’s Heroism For Help With Oakland Accident Victims

Oakland police Friday praised the heroic actions of a Boise, Idaho man who jumped off an airport shuttle bus to render aid to two accident victims.

04/25/2014

Mario Floyd, Stephon Lee (Oakland Police Dept.)

Police: Popular Oakland Dog Walker Murdered After Recording Video Of Suspected Gang Members

Two suspected gang members have been arrested on suspicion of murder for the fatal shooting last summer of a popular Oakland dog walker, police announced Thursday.

04/24/2014

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 57,038 other followers